San Diego County sheriff’s deputies are investigating the discovery of a body in the far East County.
Deputies said a body was found late Tuesday in the area of Borrego Salton Seaway and Rockhouse Truck Trail.
They received a call just before 10 p.m. reporting the sighting of a vehicle belonging to a missing person at risk.
The location is very remote and approximately 7 miles northeast of the Borrego Springs Visitor Center.
Deputies would not release the identity of the body. They said they were notifying the family and transferring the case to the county’s medical examiner’s office.
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